Sarah 'Sally' Gray


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Posted Online: Jan. 29, 2013, 6:34 pm
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Sarah Evelyn "Sally" Gray, 88, of Green Valley, Ariz., died on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, in Tucson, Ariz. Cremation was accorded, and no services were held.
"Sally" Laws was born Aug. 15, 1924, in Donnellson, Ill., the daughter of Joel and Esther Young Laws. She received a bachelor's degree from Millikin University in Decatur, Ill. She was married to Eugene Marsh Gray on July 20, 1945, in San Marcos, Texas.
The couple lived in Cambridge from 1947 until moving to Green Valley in 1989. They are members of the Henry County Historical Society and the Mercer County Historical Society.
Survivors include her husband, Eugene; two sisters, Marilyn "Jane" Parkinson, Baraboo, Wis., and JoAnn Noland, Decatur; sisters-in-law, Annabelle Burgland, Galesburg, and Opal Roe, Aledo; and several nieces and nephews.












 



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